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Book Arts Alumni and Faculty Featured in New Exhibit Exploring Family Histories

October 26, 2016
A group of Corcoran alumni and faculty are featured in an upcoming invitational exhibit at Studio Gallery in Dupont, Divisions, Connections and Intersections: Fact and Fiction in Family Histories.

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Fine Arts Professor Receives D.C. Arts and Humanities Fellowship

October 19, 2016

Dean Kessmann, associate professor of photography and director of graduate and undergraduate studies, Fine Arts, received a 2017 Arts and Humanities Fellowship from D.C.’s Commission on the Arts and Humanities.

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The Corcoran Presents a Lecture by Visiting Professor and Artist Mel Chin

October 17, 2016
The Corcoran is excited to announce a lecture by inaugural William Wilson Corcoran Visiting Professor of Community Engagement Mel Chin. 

"And You Will Never Know," will focus on mutative art-making strategies and the history and content of several artworks. With more than 40 years of experience as an artist, Mr. Chin is known for the broad range of approaches in his art, including works that require multidisciplinary, collaborative teamwork and works that conjoin cross-cultural aesthetics with complex ideas.

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Artist Glenn Goldberg to Give Artist Talk at the Corcoran

October 17, 2016
Based in New York, Glenn Goldberg has had recent exhibitions in Los Angeles at Charlie James Gallery and in New York at FreedmanArt, Ventana 244, Jason McCoy Gallery, and Betty Cuningham Gallery. His artwork can be found in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.; The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri; and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. 

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Gallery 102 Accepting Exhibition Proposals for Spring 2017 Season

October 10, 2016

Gallery 102 in Smith Hall is accepting exhibition proposals for its spring 2017 season. Proposals may be submitted by both GW/Corcoran students and outside collaborators/curators.